Pocatello has a general population of 51,466 and an overall student population of 13,585. Approximately 13,493 of Pocatello's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Of the 1 criminal justice schools in Pocatello, the largest criminal justice school, by student population, is Idaho State University. In 2010, Idaho State University graduated approximately 2 students from its criminal justice program.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a criminal justice degree from one of Pocatello's criminal justice schools. Tuition in 2009 at Pocatello's criminal justice schools was $15,092 per year for instate students and $24,894 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Pocatello-based criminal justice schools, you will have an added expense of $5,050 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,042.
Many criminal justice graduates choose to work as criminal justice professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Pocatello, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 1,450 criminal justice professionals in Idaho. Of these criminal justice professionals, 120 were working in the greater Pocatello area. Pocatello's criminal justice professional workforce is projected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a criminal justice professional in Pocatello is $30,980 per year, which is higher than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.
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